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  • Short Summary

    Strange game involving a golf game played with bows and arrows.

  • Description

    Introductory intertitle reads: "This old world gets queerer every week. The other day our Cameraman found a party playing golf with bows and arrows!"

    L/S of men standing in the snow aiming bows and arrows into the sky. View of four men shooting their arrows from behind. "Shades of St Andrews...it's enough to make a haggis turn purple!" M/S of man shooting at a target. High angle long shot of three men playing this strange archery game. L/S of man shooting at a target. C/U of the target.

    "And another friend of ours came across a couple of Austrians trying to walk on Vienna on ladders!" C/U of two men in flat caps and overcoats. L/S of the pair who are standing on step ladders and shuffling along sideways so that they move along the road. Various shots of them travelling along in this bizarre fashion.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 577.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    890.19
    Media URN:
    15150
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:46:25:00
    Canister:
    EP 136

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